Bridge Work: LA 472 Over Bear Creek

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD), advises the public that bridge number 365-01-0790-1 will be closed for bridge inspection from 8:30 AM until 11:00 AM on Thursday, October 20, 2016. This structure is on LA 472 over Bear Creek and is located at logmile 7.90. Bridge is located 7.90 miles East of the US 167 intersection with LA 472.

Permit/Detour Section
Eastbound traffic on LA 472 will detour North on US 167, then East on LA 500 back to LA 472.

Westbound traffic on LA 472 will detour West on LA 500, then South on US 167 back to LA 472.

Safety Reminder
DOTD appreciates your patience and reminds you to please drive with caution through the construction site and be on the lookout for work crews and their equipment.

Additional Information
Call (318) 561-5100 or (800) 542-3509 or 511 or visit for additional information. Motorists may also monitor the LA DOTD website @, by selecting MYDOTD, the Way to Geaux Application for iPhone or Android devices, the DOTD Facebook page or the LA DOTD Twitter page, @Alex_Traffic for further information and details.